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Snap Poll: Majority blames pharmaceuticals, in part, for opioid epidemic

Few, if any, places have been spared from the opioid epidemic that has ravaged the United States this decade. From 2000 to 2015, the rate of overdose deaths involving opioids in the United States more than tripled. States and municipalities have used a wide variety of methods to combat the epidemic, with varying levels of success. This ...

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